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The following ESL resources are available for Substitution:

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Reference and substitution - snakes and ladders game
Can be done in groups as a team or board (snakes and ladders) game. Answers included.
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Twelve-question MC quiz. Goes with Straightforward Advanced (1st ed), page 11.



General English course books (adults)

Straightforward Advanced Student's Book book cover 

Straightforward Advanced Student's Book

Roy Norris   
1C Growing Up  Page 11   Reference and substitution


Comparison with as...as...

Comparison with <i>as</i>...</i>as...</as>: picture
Detailed grammar reference notes on comparison with as....
Three pages, illustrated. Includes positive and negative forms, modifiers and common similes.
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Download Comparison with as...as - grammar notes (PDF)

ESL lesson plans

Reading and vocabulary: workplace discrimination

Reading and vocabulary: workplace discrimination: picture
Work clothing vocabulary.
News story in graded English about woman who was sent home for refusing to wear high-heeled shoes.
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ESL lesson plans

Reading and vocabulary: How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps

Reading and vocabulary: How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps: picture
Three articles in graded English with lead-in and comprehension tasks.
Jigsaw reading for groups of three.
Grammar follow-up on participle clauses (PDF advanced version)
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Download Intermediate (PDF)
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Download Advanced (PDF)